assembly Bill A11175

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to permitting any New York resident to receive a free coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccination

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (1)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 04, 2020 referred to health

A11175 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health

A11175 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires New York to cover the cost of the COVID-19 vaccination for any New York resident who is ineligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination at no cost under a federal program.

A11175 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   11175
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             December 4, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. L. Rosen-
   thal) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT permitting New York residents to receive  a  coronavirus  disease
   2019 (COVID-19) vaccine at no cost
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Notwithstanding any  provision  to  the  contrary,  once  a
 vaccine  for  the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is approved by the
 federal Food and Drug Administration and the New York  state's  clinical
 advisory task force, a person shall be eligible to receive a coronavirus
 disease  2019  (COVID-19)  vaccine  at  no cost, without regard to immi-
 gration status, if such person is a resident of New York state and inel-
 igible to participate in any federal program to receive such vaccine  at
 no cost.
   §  2.  Funding, within available appropriations, shall be provided for
 administering a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine pursuant  to
 section one of this act.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD17582-01-0